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B-36D No. 93 in flight

Description: Photograph of the Convair B-36 in flight. Also known as the Peacemaker, this plane was a strategic bomber built by Convair for the US Air Force. The B-36 had the biggest wingspan of any bomber ever built.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Convair YB-60 in flight

Description: The YB-60 in flight. This aircraft was an experimental bomber prototype for the United States Air Force.
Date: May 24, 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

RB-36 Bomber

Description: Photograph of the Convair B-36 in flight. Also known as the Peacemaker, this plane was a strategic bomber built by Convair for the US Air Force. The B-36 had the biggest wingspan of any bomber ever built.
Date: May 15, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[F-16 Press Announcement]

Description: Members of the press record during an F-16 press announcement.
Date: January 13, 1965
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Convair

Description: Aerial photograph of Convair (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation) in April 1953.
Date: April 27, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Aerial View of Convair

Description: Aerial photograph of Convair (Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation) in April 1953. Airplanes, runways, and the plant are seen below.
Date: April 27, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

B-36D No. 93 in flight

Description: Photograph of the Convair B-36 in flight. Also known as the Peacemaker, this plane was a strategic bomber built by Convair for the US Air Force. The B-36 had the biggest wingspan of any bomber ever built.
Date: August 16, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Convair YB-60, third flight

Description: Photograph of the YB-60 on its third flight. This aircraft was an experimental bomber prototype for the United States Air Force.
Date: May 9, 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Assembly Planning Department at Convair

Description: Photograph of workers in the Assembly Planning Department of Convair look over plans as they decide whether or not to build an aircraft or sub-contract it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Convair Chorus Girls

Description: The Convair Chorus Girls: Alice Feinberg, Lucille Gracey, Dorothy Geise, Lois Parr, and Ruth Rushing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Convair Exhibit at Fat Stock Show]

Description: Image of the Convair exhibit at the fat stock show. There is a plane engine, photographs of planes, and signs visible in the exhibit.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Veteran Crewmen with the "Blue Streak" Aircraft]

Description: Image of the veteran crewmen of the famed B-24 Liberator, "Blue Streak". The men are posing atop the nose of their famous bomber during its visit to Convair's Fort Worth Plant. Left to right is: Sergeant Willard Tressler; Major Ralph P. Thompson; Lieutenant Thomas W. McGrain; Sergeant Ivan Schwartz; Sergeant Alfred Runyan; Sergeant James E. Milne; Lieutenant Jose R. Felix, Jr.; Sergeant Richard E. Weizenegger; Sergeant Henry Magaram; Lieutenant Waino Hakkinen, and Sergeant Arthur Weil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[B-24 Liberator Bomber]

Description: Image of a B-24 Liberator bomber during it's final acceptance inspection. Left to right is: C.E. Day, Wayne White, Otto Schlemeyer, and Rex Wiley. In the foreground, a sign reads: "RESTRICTED AREA, ARMY INSPECTION IN PROGRESS". The inspection took two hours to complete.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Major Ralph P. Thompson Visits Convair's Fort Worth Plant]

Description: Image of a large crowd of employees gathered around a speaker's platform during the "Blue Streak's" visit to Convair's plant in Fort Worth. On the platform C.A. Sharpel introduces Major Ralph P. Thompson, pilot of the "Blue Streak" aircraft which is positioned behind the speaker's platform.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Mrs. Ruth Dodd and Sergeant John Dodd]

Description: Image of Ruth Dodd, an employee at Convair's Fort Worth plant, with her husband, Sergeant John Dodd. The couple is inspecting a turret located in the tail of a B-24 fuselage, a bemedaled gunner's "office" during an eleven month period of combat over the south Pacific.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Red Cross War Fund Check]

Description: Image of a $112,000.00 check given to the Red Cross War Fund by Convair and the Convair employees themselves.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Captain John Young Visits Convair]

Description: Image of Captain John Young, World War II Ace, during a visit to Convair's plant after 41 target raids in B-24 Liberator bombers. Captain Young is conversing with an employee working at the plant.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Female Workers with Lunches]

Description: Image of a birds eye view of two women holding their lunch on sectionalized plates. The women are war workers at Convair's Fort Worth division.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[B-24 Liberator Bomber]

Description: Image of a B-24 Liberator bomber during it's final acceptance inspection. Left to right is: C.E. Day, Wayne White, Otto Schlemeyer, and Rex Wiley. In the foreground, a sign reads: "RESTRICTED AREA, ARMY INSPECTION IN PROGRESS". The inspection took two hours to complete.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth